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When we arrived to Venice, we didn't know what really to expect except there being water everywhere and narrow streets. First stop was in the hotel to drop the things off where we already got a "nice" surprise in the form of having to give...More
Just 10 mins from the train station.
The rooms were clean and breakfast was delicious
They have a variety of food.
The staff was very professional and the lobby was beautful.
We enjoyed the stay. The rooms were spacious too.
I stayed in this Hotel twice before but never had such an experience in all my travels. Upon arriving at the Hotel at around 8.00pm I went in only to find the so called Reception having a talk on the telephone about a girl and...More
It was our first visit to Venice and I decided to stay in Belle Epoque since the price is quite good (about €70) for a small room with private bathroom. I heard Venice is mostly expensive. We had an early checkin, so my friend put...More
We (my wife and our 2 teenage boys) stayed here for 3 nights. The location is great!
Our flight to Venice arrived at Venice pretty late at night and by the time we checked into the hotel, it was close to midnight. However, there is...More
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighbourhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.
Hope you get this in time (3/9/17) We found the glass bridge from Piazza del Roma quite a challenge for two 61 yearolds with large luggage but we managed it.If you arrive... More
Hope you get this in time (3/9/17) We found the glass bridge from Piazza del Roma quite a challenge for two 61 yearolds with large luggage but we managed it.If you arrive by train you will be on the right side of the canal anyway.We did the same as you and arrived a day early as it was our first cruise and did not want to "miss the boat" (ship) As it was our 40th wedding anniversary it was nice to spend the day and a half in Venice as we arrived there about 11am.So in answer to your question,as we had a whole day and a half we purchased 2 x24 hr vaparetto tickets (Eu20 each which is cheaper for multiple stops) at about 1-30pm to see the sights,this then gave us about an hour vaperetto time at 12-30 the next day to catch the short hop to the Del Roma vaperetto station avoiding the glass bridge.From there we took a short walk across the bus station to the people mover to get to the port.The ticket machine takes cards but to be sure have the Eu1-50 x 2 if I were you.Its then a good walk into the port its so vast,takes about 10 mins.Hope this helps.
No I'm pretty sure there wasn't. Hotels in Italy don't usually have tea/coffee making facilities, something to do with safety I think. Its a really nice hotel, and in a great position for walking around Venice.